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Watch a city planner employ eminent domain in SimCity 2000

I've always held a fascination with city planning and architecture. My mom still has the drawings of imaginary cities I would make on the back of paper placemats in restaurants and for a brief moment when I was a kid, I wanted to become an ...

 
 
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UK schools have reportedly approached Nintendo about Labo

Nintendo's new Labo software is already proving to be one of the most innovative and interesting new concepts in video games for quite some time. The Toy-Con Garage in particular provides wide-eyed kids with the opportunity to get to grips ...

 
 
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Start a metal band with LABO Toy-Con Garage guitars

Nintendo have released the third video in their Toy-Con Garage series, showing you some of the fun inventions you can put together with just some cardboard, some imagination and a $300 video games console.This video shows how you can use th...

 
 
 
 
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Review: The Cloverfield Paradox

Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the Cloverfield continuum, The Cloverfield Paradox happened. The third installment in the Cloverfield trilogy / continuum / universe offers nothing new and little that's exciting. It's not e...

 
 
 
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A meteorologist reviews Geostorm

Whenever you see a new action movie coming out that defies the laws of physics or sense you are always told to "check your brain at the door." Now for most movies I can do this, I'll watch a giant green man who got his powers from exposure ...

 
 
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Review: RUINER

In recent years there has been an uptick in the number of games that wear their difficulty on their sleeves. Countless games on Steam right now talk about how hardcore they are and how they will beat you down to the point of quitting and cr...

 
 
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StarCraft II being used to train artificial intelligence

Blizzard, in association with research company DeepMind, have developed software based on the real-time strategy game StarCraft II that teaches computers how to think for themselves.Judgement Day is upon us... Maybe.The two companies have c...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Study argues that some games improve cognitive functioning

Usually when science and video games meet, it’s to do the billionth study on whether or not they cause violence. Every time, a lot of money is spent to find out that no, video games probably don’t cause violence, and then six mo...

 
 
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Don't Starve used to demonstrate placebo effect in games

The placebo effect is a well-known psychological concept wherein performance and results can be altered when a subject believes conditions are different even when they aren't. Classically, placebos are given in medicinal studies in order to...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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The life cycle of the rare video game streamer discovered

Streamers are a bit of a strange lot, with their "Kappas", raidings, and being sociable to strangers… I don’t really get it, and I've streamed for years.  However, their mysterious world may have just been opened up, as Te...

 
 




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Scythe: Digital Edition"I like to keep it next to where my heart used to be"

 

Iron Fist (Season 2)"A bounce back from laughably embarrassing to more-than-okay"

 

Operation Warcade VR"War? Arcade? Warcade? Get it?"

 

A Hat in Time: Seal the Deal"Signed sealed delivered"

 

Senran Kagura Reflexions"Touch-A, Touch-A, Touch Me"

 
 
 

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Occams

Polygon has a great article about the design documents included in the Beat Em Up Collection This is catnip to

 
SpielerDad

The Lizard Person pretending to be a human that is my client does not know how to read a timeline, and yet, she claims to be a certified project Ohhhhhhhhhh, so

 
Heat

I could contribute one of the old songs from Uematsu to this appreciation day for his music, but this more recent song is beautiful and I hope he recovers his health after the hiatus!

 
Seymour

While were all posting Uematsu stuff, I wanted to get around to mentioning his more obscure OSTs like the one for Tokyo Twilight Ghost Unlike most the work I hear from him, this is more just straight rock and

 
Chris Hovermale

I have a new community blog going up tomorrow! Its a lengthy self-reflection regarding my conflicting opinions on a certain controversial game design Another Feels good to finally sort out those

 
Osc

So just learned about horizon zero dawns big secret about the This game is I bet if I paid more attention to weak points the bots would be But I just attack with

 
RenaudB90

As leaves fall with wind Bright light shines on youthful mind Siege is hot garbage

 
Dango

This is the best thing Ive ever done and will ever

 
Lex

So, after my physiotherapy I went to a store for household goods to buy a new egg While paying the guy at the cash register asked me So did you actually play Metal Gear or is this just a fashion That confused

 
dephoenix

Thanks to Laterrys Uematsu post YouTube recommended me this 70s German disco song about Rasputin, performed in English by a band whose lead singer has some sweet ass dance

 
 

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